Location
Exeter
Department
Nursing
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£40,000 + Benefits

Introduction

Are you an experienced Nurse with a passion and background in psychical health? If so, join Elysium Healthcare and enjoy a career where no two days are the same as you develop physical healthcare pathways and interventions across the South West.

You will work 37.5 hours a week across three services in the South West of England, including Pinhoe View and Spring House in Exeter and The Copse in Weston-Super-Mare.

As a Physical Health Lead, you will be responsible for providing and developing best practice clinical advice surround physical health subjects and concerns to the ward-based teams. 

With experience from the NHS and/or private sector, you will have knowledge and skills in leading physical healthcare and its governance. This will see you provide a health promotion programme, designing and delivering the Elysium Physical Healthcare Strategy and providing training and supervision to junior staff. 

You will lead service development and improvement projects for physical healthcare as you encourage service users to maintain and develop their physical health.

Other responsibilities:

  • Oversee compliance requirements and KPIs required to support service users to maintain their physical health care.
  • Design and implement an annual physical and full medical screening for all service users and develop relationships with local physical care provision to promote physical healthcare needs to be met
  • Establish and implement screening processes and taking bloods 
  • Meet the mandatory testing requirements for prescribed medication
  • Liaise and co-ordinate our visiting GP service.
  • Basic risk assessment

To be successful in this role, you’ll need:

  • To be an RGN with at least 5 years’ experience
  • Evidence of clinical practice development
  • Demonstrates effective verbal/written communication skills
  • Experience in management and leadership of a team/service
  • Experience in quality improvement projects and KPIs
  • Experience in the management of long term physical health conditions

What you will get 

  • Annual salary of £40,000 
  • The equivalent of 33 days annual leave – plus your birthday off!
  • Free meals and parking
  • Wellbeing support and activities
  • Career development and training
  • Pension contribution
  • Life Assurance
  • Enhanced Maternity Package
  • Flexible working opportunities

There is also a range of other benefits including retail discounts and special offers, car leasing without a credit check and much more.

About your next employer 

You will be working for an established, stable and agile company with a unique approach to the delivery of care. With a network of over 80 services across England and Wales, providing four services including: Mental Health, Neurological, Learning Disabilities & Autism, Children & Education, there is an opportunity for you to grow and move with Elysium. 

Elysium Healthcare follows safer recruitment of staff for all appointments. It is a requirement that all staff understand it is each person’s individual responsibility and are committed to promoting and safeguarding the welfare of service users. Candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure. 

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